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chipotle chicken burrito calories

Just because it’s Chicken Doesn’t Mean it’s Healthier

Considering Chipotle? You might want to make an alternate choice – choosing chicken over steak doesn’t make this over-sized meal any healthier. As tasty as their burritos and bowls may be, you should consider this enlightening information from the Center for Science in the Public Interest. The Chipotle Chicken Burrito (Includes tortilla, rice, pinto beans, cheese, chicken, […]

chipotle chicken burrito calories

Just because it's Chicken Doesn't Mean it's Healthier

Considering Chipotle? You might want to make an alternate choice – choosing chicken over steak doesn’t make this over-sized meal any healthier. As tasty as their burritos and bowls may be, you should consider this enlightening information from the Center for Science in the Public Interest. The Chipotle Chicken Burrito (Includes tortilla, rice, pinto beans, cheese, chicken, […]

The Good Fat

You read it on the pages of every new diet book that hits shelves in January and hear it preached by dozens of nutrition, fitness and medical experts, “Your body needs fat, but you need to choose the good fats.” Ok, so what are the good fats? There are so many different types of fats: […]

Study Shows TV Ads Influence Obesity

A new study out of Dartmouth shows that time in front of the TV pays a dual contribution to the obesity epidemic. The study surveyed more than 3,300 young people ages 15 to 23 years of varying heights, weight and activity levels about their consumption of soda, fast foods and lifestyle behaviors, such as time […]

‘Comfort food’ not so Comforting: Study finds Depression and Junk Food Linked

A new study reveals that consumption of junk food is linked to an increased risk of depression.  In the study, published in the March 2012 issue of Public Health Nutrition, Spanish researchers uncovered evidence that consumption of foods such as, doughnuts, croissants, cakes, hamburgers, hot dogs and pizza are linked to depression. According to the […]